Friday, September 9, 2016

Weekend Top 6 Picks for September 10th and 11th.

Saturday September 10, 2016 
7:30AM to 9:30AM Free to observe. Tunnel to Towers 5K Run and Walk. Cranes Roost Park 274 Cranes Roost Blvd, Altamonte Springs, Florida 32701. The Tunnel to Towers Run & Walk Series was created to honor the heroic life and death of Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001 after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers.
Honor all of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 and support our first responders and military who make extraordinary sacrifices in the line of duty! For more information on the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation please visit www.tunnel2towers.org

2PM to 6PM Free. Snap! Space presents : 'Corpus' Artists Talk. Tickets 
2:30 PM : Marwane Pallas (France)
3:00 PM : Cristina Troufa (Portugal)
3:30 PM : David Cata (Spain)
4:00 PM : Roger Weiss (Switzerland)
4:30 PM : Jorg Heidenberger (Germany)
5:00 PM : Nicolas Senegas (France)
‘CORPUS’ : A contemporary representation of the human body, reflected by six international artists. The body has figured prominently in the creative expression of nearly all cultures from the beginning of civilization. Through art, the body becomes a site for defining individual identity and experimenting with the nature of representation itself, sometimes with the artists using their own bodies in their creative process.
View exhibition and artist info.

8PM to 10PM Tickets $45.95 or VIP $74.84 When Shadows Fall, takes place in an undisclosed private location in Orlando, Florida. Upon buying a ticket, you will receive the address.  
Explore 15,000 square feet of shocking visuals in a groundbreaking first-person experience.
When Shadows Fall is an exciting new form of interactive entertainment that combines live performance with high-tech interactions and immersive environments to create a unique experience like no other. Explore a hyperreal world with shocking visual elements, live professional actors, couture costumes, a rousing original musical score, cinematic lighting, and high-tech interactions that bring familiar video game mechanics to real life.

Sunday September 11, 2016 
Noon to 2PM Donation based Community YogART class: 7 Chakra series. Artegon Marketplace 5250 International Dr, Orlando, Florida 32819. Every 2nd Sunday of the month YogART will be hosting FREE Color Therapy Yoga classes for the community at Artegon Marketplace (located in the community room across from section B6 - use movie theater entrance)
We are excited to bring you our "7 Chakra Series" that will focus each class on each individual chakra: breaking down it's color, meaning, location and function. This particular class will revolve around our second major energy point known as "The Sacral Chakra".
Color Therapy glasses will also be provided for those who wish to experience the effects of color therapy. Orange will be the primary focus for our Root Chakra but you may wear any color you want to work with.
This is an ALL LEVELS class which incorporates stretching, breathing exercises and light yoga poses geared around the Sacral Chakra.
We also have a color wheel on our site that explains the benefit of each color (glasses) Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet. http://www.yogartinc.com/color-therapy-chart/
Please bring your own yoga mat and prepare to unwind
Check out our lovely YogART instructor's website for more info on her, and some great articles. *Any children who attend must be able to participate in the session quietly to respect the space of other guests. If your child is unable to partake without disruption we ask that you please refrain from bringing them. Thank you! Namaste ~
For more info contact us.

1PM to 4:30PM Free Family Day on the Second Sunday. The Mennello Museum of American Art, 900 East Princeton Street, Orlando, FL 32803. The make-and-take craft table is open from noon-2:30 p.m., and docents are available to give mini-tours of the museum. Then it's open house in the galleries until 4:30 p.m.

6PM to 9PM Free. Orlando Urban Sketchers Pulse Sketch Outing.  Pulse 1912 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32806.  With the sunset at 7:35 pm this evening should offer time to sketch during this golden hour.
Bring your sketchbook, sketch pad, colors, pens and pencils and join us for an evening of reflection and creativity. Also consider bringing a folding stool along.
We will meet At the Pulse sign. The makeshift memorial occupies the entire sidewalk in from of the nightclub. Cement construction baricades protect people from the Orange Avenue traffic. There is no shade, so bring a hat, sunscreen and maybe even an umbrella. The site has become a place where tourists and locals pay their respects and leave something behind.
Pulse is a gay bar, dance club, and nightclub in Orlando, Florida, founded in 2004 by Barbara Poma and Ron Legler. On June 12, 2016, the club gained international attention as it was the scene of the deadliest mass shooting by a single gunman in U.S. history, and the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil since the events of September 11, 2001. 49 people were killed and 53 were injured.
We will look for stories to document in our sketchbooks, sharing three hours of inspiration with people with the same passion for drawing. No previous experience in sketching is required. Invite friends or family members, whoever likes to sketch from direct observation.
This gathering does not include onsite instructions and it is free of charge to all participants. Thor, of Analog Artist Digital World, will be hosting this sketch outing.
After we are done sketching we will head across the street to Einstein Brothers Begals (1901 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL) to get a drink and or bite, and share our sketches.
Looking forward to seeing you,
The Orlando Urban Sketchers team


All artwork is for sale. Some originals available as well as limited edition prints. Commissions upon request. Please contact artist.

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